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Ranthambhor – Fortress Haven For Indian Wildlife

Dusk is tigertime and an electric change transforms the jungle. We wait, intently listening to distant sounds as the air is sharply split by the scare-call of a chital. Close and to our right, a sambar bellows confirmation as the frantic cackle-barking of langurs adds to the cacophony, and a peaceful jungle is suddenly filled with fear and alarm. A predator walks.

Project Tiger– India’s Ecological Oasis

Kailash Sankhala, author of the international best seller ‘Tiger’, is by any count a remarkable man. A Jawaharlal Nehru Fellow, his life has been so totally dedicated to saving the tiger that even today, nearly five years after his resignation as the Director of Project Tiger, the prime motivating factor in his life remains the animal he loves so passionately.

Wild Ambitions – Making tourism work for wildlife

Wildlife tourism is a double-edged sword, capable of consuming the very destinations it markets. The tourism industry must change drastically from within from being mere users to protectors, opines Hashim Tyabji.

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